Ruffhouse Records

Ruffhouse Records

Profile:
Founded in 1989 by Chris Schwartz and Philadelphia hip-hop engineer and producer Joe "The Butcher" Nicolo as a joint venture with Columbia Records. Early releases were marketed by Enigma Records (3). Artists included Cypress Hill, Kriss Kross, The Fugees and Lauryn Hill.

In 1999, Schwartz and Nicolo stopped the label. Schwartz and Kevon Glickman continued with RuffNation Records; Nicolo continued with Judgement Records. The label was relaunched in July 2012.
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Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
0SK 5370 Born Loser  album cover DMX Born Loser(CD, Single, Promo) Ruffhouse Records 0SK 5370 US 1993 Sell This Version
2SK 3900 Explore 1998 New Music Sampler #1  album cover Various Explore 1998 New Music Sampler #1(2xCD, Comp, Promo, Smplr) Columbia, Columbia, Columbia, Tangerine (2), Creation Records, Ovum Recordings, Facility Records, Ruffhouse Records 2SK 3900 US 1998 Sell This Version
7V-49115 Fuck Compton  album cover Tim Dog Fuck Compton(VHS, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Ruffhouse Records 7V-49115 US 1991 Sell This Version
38K 78092 Tonite's Tha Night  album cover Kris Kross Tonite's Tha Night(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38K 78092 US 1995 Sell This Version
38K 78769 Ninety Nine (Flash The Message)  album cover John Forté* Ninety Nine (Flash The Message)(CD, Single, Car) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38K 78769 US 1998 Sell This Version
38K 78773 The Stone Garden  album cover The Psycho Realm* The Stone Garden(CD, Single, Car) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38K 78773 US 1997 Sell This Version
38K 79190 No Pigeons  album cover Sporty Thievz No Pigeons(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia, Roc-A-Blok Records 38K 79190 US 1999 Sell This Version
38K 79206 Everything Is Everything  album cover Lauryn Hill Everything Is Everything(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38K 79206 US 1999 Sell This Version
38K 79274 New Day  album cover Wyclef Jean Featuring Bono Wyclef Jean Featuring Bono - New Day (Single) 38K 79274 US 1999 Sell This Version
38T 74105 Hand On The Pump / Real Estate  album cover Cypress Hill Hand On The Pump / Real Estate (Single) 38T 74105 US 1991 Sell This Version
38T74150 Step To Me  album cover Tim Dog Step To Me(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38T74150 US 1991 Sell This Version
38T 74197 Jump  album cover Kris Kross Jump(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Ruffhouse Records, Columbia, Columbia 38T 74197 US 1992 Sell This Version
38T 74871 Innocent Girl  album cover Four Sure Innocent Girl(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38T 74871 US 1993 Sell This Version
38T 74884 Get The Point  album cover C.E.B. Get The Point(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38T 74884 US 1992 Sell This Version
38T 77135 Insane In The Brain  album cover Cypress Hill Insane In The Brain (Single) 38T 77135 US 1993 Sell This Version
38T 77236 Kris Kross I'm Real(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38T 77236 US 1993 Sell This Version
38T77307 We Ain't Goin' Out Like That  album cover Cypress Hill We Ain't Goin' Out Like That(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38T77307 US 1993 Sell This Version
38T 77379 Da Bomb  album cover Kris Kross Da Bomb(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38T 77379 US 1993 Sell This Version
38T 77634 Vocab  album cover Fugees (Tranzlator Crew)* Vocab(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38T 77634 US 1994 Sell This Version
38T 77643 Nappy Heads  album cover Fugees (Tranzlator Crew)* Nappy Heads(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38T 77643 US 1994 Sell This Version
38T 78042 Throw Your Set In The Air  album cover Cypress Hill Throw Your Set In The Air(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38T 78042 US 1995 Sell This Version
38T 78092 Tonite's Tha Night  album cover Kris Kross Tonite's Tha Night(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38T 78092 US 1995 Sell This Version
38T 78195 Fu-Gee-La  album cover Fugees (Refugee Camp)* Fu-Gee-La(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38T 78195 US 1995 Sell This Version
38T 78210 Throw Your Hands In The Air / Make A Move  album cover Cypress Hill Throw Your Hands In The Air / Make A Move(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia, Buzz Tone Entertainment 38T 78210 1995 Sell This Version
38T 78222 Illusions  album cover Cypress Hill Illusions(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia, Buzz Tone Entertainment 38T 78222 US 1996 Sell This Version
38T 78270 Live And Die For Hip Hop  album cover Kris Kross Live And Die For Hip Hop(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38T 78270 US 1996 Sell This Version
38T 78339 Boom Biddy Bye Bye  album cover Cypress Hill Boom Biddy Bye Bye(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38T 78339 US 1995 Sell This Version
38T 78769 Ninety Nine (Flash The Message)  album cover John Forté* Ninety Nine (Flash The Message)(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38T 78769 US 1998 Sell This Version
38T 78773 The Stone Garden  album cover The Psycho Realm* The Stone Garden(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 38T 78773 US 1997 Sell This Version
38T 78868 Doo Wop (That Thing) / Lost Ones  album cover Lauryn Hill Doo Wop (That Thing) / Lost Ones(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38T 78868 US 1998 Sell This Version
38T 79190 No Pigeons  album cover Sporty Thievz No Pigeons(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38T 79190 US 1999 Sell This Version
38T 79206 Everything Is Everything / Ex-Factor  album cover Lauryn Hill Everything Is Everything / Ex-Factor(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 38T 79206 US 1998 Sell This Version
38T 79274 New Day  album cover Wyclef Jean Featuring Bono Wyclef Jean Featuring Bono - New Day(Cass, Single) Columbia, C2Records, Ruffhouse Records 38T 79274 US 1999 Sell This Version
44K 73892 Fuck Compton  album cover Tim Dog Fuck Compton(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44K 73892 US 1991 Sell This Version
44K 74106 Hand On The Pump  album cover Cypress Hill Hand On The Pump(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44K 74106 US 1991 Sell This Version
44K 74135 Kris Kross Jump(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44K 74135 US 1992 Sell This Version
44K 74193 Jump  album cover Kris Kross Jump(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 74193 US 1992 Sell This Version
44K 74478 Latin Lingo  album cover Cypress Hill Latin Lingo(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 74478 US 1992 Sell This Version
44K 74726 Typical American  album cover The Goats Typical American(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 74726 US 1992 Sell This Version
44K 74857 I Get Wrecked  album cover Tim Dog Featuring KRS-1* Tim Dog Featuring KRS-1* - I Get Wrecked(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44K 74857 US 1993 Sell This Version
44K 74914 ¿Do The Digs Dug?  album cover The Goats ¿Do The Digs Dug?(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 74914 US 1993 Sell This Version
44K 77019 Insane In The Brain  album cover Cypress Hill Insane In The Brain(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 77019 US 1993 Sell This Version
44K 77237 I'm Real  album cover Kris Kross I'm Real(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia, Sony Music 44K 77237 US 1993 Sell This Version
44K 77306 We Ain't Goin' Out Like That  album cover Cypress Hill We Ain't Goin' Out Like That(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44K 77306 US 1993 Sell This Version
44K 77633 Vocab  album cover Fugees (Tranzlator Crew)* Vocab(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 77633 US 1994 Sell This Version
44K77816 Never Find Someone Like You  album cover Keith Martin Never Find Someone Like You(CD, Single) Columbia, Ruffhouse Records 44K77816 US 1995 Sell This Version
44K 77928 Mama Say  album cover Bloodhound Gang Mama Say(CD, Maxi) Columbia, Ruffhouse Records 44K 77928 US 1995 Sell This Version
44K 77987 Moment In Time / L.O.V.E. Love  album cover Keith Martin Moment In Time / L.O.V.E. Love(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records 44K 77987 US 1995 Sell This Version
44K 78046 Throw Your Set In The Air  album cover Cypress Hill Throw Your Set In The Air(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Soul Assassins, Buzz Tone Entertainment, Columbia 44K 78046 US 1995 Sell This Version
44K 78194 Fu-Gee-La  album cover Fugees (Refugee Camp)* Fu-Gee-La(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 78194 US 1995 Sell This Version
44K 78223 Illusions  album cover Cypress Hill Illusions(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia, Buzz Tone Entertainment 44K 78223 US 1996 Sell This Version
44K 78271 Live And Die For Hip Hop  album cover Kris Kross Live And Die For Hip Hop(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records 44K 78271 US 1996 Sell This Version
44K 78573 Psycho City Blocks  album cover The Psycho Realm* Psycho City Blocks(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 78573 US 1997 Sell This Version
44K 78602 We Trying To Stay Alive  album cover Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars* Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars* - We Trying To Stay Alive (Single) 44K 78602 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
44k 78726 Sixth Sense  album cover Wink* Sixth Sense(CD, Maxi) Ovum Recordings, Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44k 78726 US 1998 Sell This Version
44K 78727 The Stone Garden  album cover The Psycho Realm* The Stone Garden(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 78727 US 1997 Sell This Version
44K 78753 Gone Till November / No Airplay  album cover Wyclef Jean Gone Till November / No Airplay(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44K 78753 US 1997 Sell This Version
44K 78770 Ninety Nine (Flash The Message)  album cover John Forté* Ninety Nine (Flash The Message)(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 78770 US 1998 Sell This Version
44K 78791 Simple Man  album cover Wink* Featuring The Interpreters Wink* Featuring The Interpreters - Simple Man(CD, Maxi, Enh) Columbia, Ovum Recordings, Ruffhouse Records 44K 78791 US 1998 Sell This Version
44K 78869 Doo Wop (That Thing)  album cover Lauryn Hill Doo Wop (That Thing)(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44K 78869 US 1998 Sell This Version
44K 78993 Cheated (To All The Girls)  album cover Wyclef Jean Cheated (To All The Girls)(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44K 78993 US 1998 Sell This Version
44K 79024 Tequila Sunrise  album cover Cypress Hill Tequila Sunrise(CD, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia, Soul Assassins 44K 79024 US 1998 Sell This Version
44K 79136 Even Cheaper (Cheapskate Remix)  album cover Sporty Thievz Even Cheaper (Cheapskate Remix)(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records 44K 79136 US 1999 Sell This Version
44K 79207 Everything Is Everything  album cover Lauryn Hill Everything Is Everything(CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records 44K 79207 US 1999 Sell This Version
44T 73733 Larry, That's What They Call Me  album cover Larry Larr Larry, That's What They Call Me(Cass, Maxi) Columbia, Ruffhouse Records 44T 73733 US 1991 Sell This Version
44T 73892 Fuck Compton  album cover Tim Dog Fuck Compton(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 73892 US 1991 Sell This Version
44 T 74106 Hand On The Pump  album cover Cypress Hill Hand On The Pump(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44 T 74106 US 1991 Sell This Version
44T 74300 Bronx Nigga  album cover Tim Dog Bronx Nigga(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 74300 US 1992 Sell This Version
44T 74478 Latin Lingo  album cover Cypress Hill Latin Lingo(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 74478 US 1992 Sell This Version
44T 74726 Typical American  album cover The Goats Typical American(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 74726 US 1992 Sell This Version
44T 74764 This Is It  album cover Lin Que This Is It(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 74764 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 74777 Half Time  album cover Nasty Nas* Half Time(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 74777 US 1992 Sell This Version
44T 74780 Jamal-Ski* A Piece Of Reality(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 74780 US 1992 Sell This Version
44T 74836 It's A Shame  album cover Kris Kross It's A Shame(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 44T 74836 US 1992 Sell This Version
44T 74857 I Get Wrecked  album cover Tim Dog Featuring KRS-1* Tim Dog Featuring KRS-1* - I Get Wrecked(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 74857 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 74914 ¿Do The Digs Dug?  album cover The Goats ¿Do The Digs Dug?(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 74914 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 74998 C.E.B. Goes Like This(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 44T 74998 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 77019 Insane In The Brain  album cover Cypress Hill Insane In The Brain(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 77019 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 77102 Alright  album cover Kris Kross Featuring Supercat* Kris Kross Featuring Supercat* - Alright(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 77102 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 77187 Another Sign  album cover Schoolly D Another Sign(Cass, Single) Ruffhouse Records 44T 77187 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 77237 I'm Real  album cover Kris Kross I'm Real(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 77237 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 77306 Cypress Hill We Ain't Goin' Out Like That(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 77306 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 77378 Da Bomb  album cover Kris Kross Da Bomb(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 77378 US 1993 Sell This Version
44T 77431 Nappy Heads  album cover Fugees (Tranzlator Crew)* Nappy Heads(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 77431 US 1994 Sell This Version
44T 78046 Throw Your Set In The Air  album cover Cypress Hill Throw Your Set In The Air(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 78046 US 1995 Sell This Version
44T 78093 Tonite's Tha Night  album cover Kris Kross Tonite's Tha Night(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 78093 US 1995 Sell This Version
44T 78194 Fu-Gee-La  album cover Fugees (Refugee Camp)* Fu-Gee-La(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 78194 US 1995 Sell This Version
44T 78223 Illusions  album cover Cypress Hill Illusions(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 44T 78223 US 1996 Sell This Version
44T 78602 We Trying To Stay Alive  album cover Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars* Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars* - We Trying To Stay Alive(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 78602 US 1997 Sell This Version
44T 78993 Cheated (To All The Girls)  album cover Wyclef Jean Cheated (To All The Girls)(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia 44T 78993 US 1998 Sell This Version
80-B Hand On The Glock/Jussumen  album cover Cypress Hill / Das EFX Cypress Hill / Das EFX - Hand On The Glock/Jussumen(12", Unofficial, W/Lbl) Ruffhouse Records 80-B UK 1992 Sell This Version
1998 What'cha Wanna Do  album cover Pras* What'cha Wanna Do(12", Promo) Columbia, Columbia 1998 Europe 1999 Sell This Version
14021 Kool Keith Livin' Astro(CDr, Single, Promo) GKS Entertainment, Red Ink, Ruffhouse Records, C2Records 14021 US 1998 Sell This Version
47119 Da Wizzard of Odds  album cover Larry Larr Da Wizzard of Odds(Cass, Album, Promo) Columbia, Ruffhouse Records 47119 US 1991 Sell This Version
48707 Penicillin On Wax  album cover Tim Dog Penicillin On Wax (Album) 48707 US 1991 Sell This Version
52953 We Can Swing It  album cover Four Sure We Can Swing It(LP, Album) Ruffhouse Records 52953 US 1993 Sell This Version
74908-4 Born Loser  album cover DMX Born Loser(Cass, Maxi) Ruffhouse Records 74908-4 US 1993 Sell This Version
78868-S1 Doo Wop (That Thing)  album cover Lauryn Hill Doo Wop (That Thing) (Single) 78868-S1 US 1998 Sell This Version
097902 No Pigeons   album cover Sporty Thievz No Pigeons (CD, Single) Ruffhouse Records 097902 US 1999 Sell This Version
358271 Black Elvis / Lost In Space  album cover Kool Keith Black Elvis / Lost In Space(Cass, Album) Ruffhouse Records, Columbia, Megastar 358271 Kuwait 1999 Sell This Version